The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 22 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing TDD 62 61 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.16% 9.65% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.37% 12.35% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 9
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
662 494 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.11% 78.16% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 536 454 376
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -5 34 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Bridgwater +1 12 £34,500 -8.00%
Street +1 10 £60,000 +17.07%
Taunton -1 1 £36,500 +52.08% 1
Yeovil -4 1 £32,500 -13.33% 1
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 86 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (62.24%) Java
3 42 (42.86%) C#
4 35 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 34 (34.69%) Scrum
6 32 (32.65%) AngularJS
7 31 (31.63%) OOD
8 30 (30.61%) MySQL
8 30 (30.61%) Python
9 28 (28.57%) jQuery
10 27 (27.55%) HTML
11 25 (25.51%) Spring
12 24 (24.49%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (24.49%) Django
12 24 (24.49%) TypeScript
13 23 (23.47%) Linux
14 22 (22.45%) CSS
14 22 (22.45%) SQL
14 22 (22.45%) Pair Programming
14 22 (22.45%) Leaflet
14 22 (22.45%) Flask
15 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
15 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
15 21 (21.43%) .NET
16 20 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (20.41%) BDD
17 19 (19.39%) OOP
18 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
19 16 (16.33%) C++
19 16 (16.33%) MVC

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (13.27%) nginx
1 13 (13.27%) Node.js
1 13 (13.27%) Gunicorn
2 4 (4.08%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.02%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.02%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
1 1 (1.02%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.61%) MySQL
2 24 (24.49%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.16%) Redis
6 4 (4.08%) Big Data
6 4 (4.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.20%) Selenium
3 7 (7.14%) JUnit
4 6 (6.12%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.12%) Hudson
4 6 (6.12%) SpecFlow
4 6 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.10%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
5 5 (5.10%) JIRA
5 5 (5.10%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.06%) NUnit
6 3 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.06%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.04%) Subversion
7 2 (2.04%) Maven
7 2 (2.04%) Ant
7 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.02%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Advertising
3 3 (3.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (72.45%) Developer
2 34 (34.69%) Senior Developer
3 24 (24.49%) Python Developer
4 22 (22.45%) Senior Python Developer
5 14 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 13 (13.27%) Java Developer
6 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
6 13 (13.27%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Applications Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.65%) AngularJS
2 28 (28.57%) jQuery
3 27 (27.55%) HTML
4 25 (25.51%) Spring
5 24 (24.49%) Django
6 22 (22.45%) CSS
6 22 (22.45%) Leaflet
6 22 (22.45%) Flask
7 21 (21.43%) .NET
8 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (12.24%) LAMP
11 10 (10.20%) HTML5
12 9 (9.18%) REST
13 8 (8.16%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (7.14%) .NET Framework
14 7 (7.14%) J2EE
14 7 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
2 13 (13.27%) GIS
3 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.14%) Open Source
3 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.06%) Tandem
5 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) RIA
6 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Linux
2 14 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.08%) Android
4 2 (2.04%) UNIX
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.69%) Scrum
3 31 (31.63%) OOD
4 22 (22.45%) Pair Programming
5 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 20 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (20.41%) BDD
7 19 (19.39%) OOP
8 16 (16.33%) MVC
9 15 (15.31%) OO
10 7 (7.14%) Web Development
11 6 (6.12%) User Stories
11 6 (6.12%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.12%) OO PHP
12 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.10%) Web Application Development
12 5 (5.10%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.10%) Automated Testing
13 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 61 (62.24%) Java
2 42 (42.86%) C#
3 30 (30.61%) Python
4 24 (24.49%) TypeScript
5 22 (22.45%) SQL
6 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 16 (16.33%) C++
8 13 (13.27%) PHP
9 8 (8.16%) Ruby
10 4 (4.08%) Perl
10 4 (4.08%) CFML
11 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.04%) Clojure
12 1 (1.02%) XAML
12 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.02%) VBA
12 1 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) hybris
2 7 (7.14%) Zend
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle
5 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension , Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago